Democrats Take Florida District That Went Narrowly For Trump

A backlash to the president is helping the party pick up seats in state legislatures.

Democrats flipped a GOP-held Florida state House seat on Tuesday, handing the party its 36th state legislative pickup nationwide since Donald Trump won the presidency. Democrat Margaret Good, an attorney, defeated Republican James Buchanan, son of Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Fla.), 52 percent to 45 percent. Libertarian Alison Foxall received 3 percent of the vote.“Representative-elect Margaret Good’s...